going to hear lots of earnings reports over the next day or so. for the day, the s&p 500 finished up 0.2%, dow jones, on the other hand, was down, the major averages were mixed. the dow was down 0.1%. nasdaq was the best performer on the day. it was up 0.4%. in terms of sectors, 6 of 10 sectors -- 5 of 10 sectors, i'm sorry, outperformed and were positive today, led by healt care, materials, and energy. all in all, volume was light, and you can really tell that we're in the midst of summer doldrums. and i think that's going to be the story probably for the next couple of weeks as people take a lot of vacation time in augu. so that's all i have f. this is fargo advisers at our home headquarters here in st. louis, missouri. here's a recap of the market figures.